Choose an acrylic award for that special occasion

By Tucker HarringtonWhen it comes to honoring someone, most can agree that they want it done right. Whether it is a longtime boss or a someone who wore the best costume to work last Halloween, the award itself is the keepsake that many hold on to for years to come. Those who are looking for the perfect, customized trophy may want to look into FineAwards.com and its acrylic awards, as these acrylic and lucite trophies are engraved by a laser, creating a flawless look.There are...
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American Music Awards honor Taylor Swift, Adele

By Abigail RichardsThe American Music Awards took place last night and there were many highlights and memorable moments throughout the night, according to Rolling Stone.One of the big winners was Adele, who wasn't present at the awards because she is recovering from throat surgery. Nonetheless, she received three trophies for Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist, Adult Contemporary and Pop/Rock Album for "21."In addition, Beyonce won for Favorite Soul/R&B Artist...
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MotiveQuest honored with Gold Award at WOMMA’s

By Tucker HarringtonIt was recently announced that MotiveQuest has received one of the Word of Mouth Marketing Association's (WOMMA) Gold Awards, which is given to the best companies who exemplify what word-of-mouth marketing over the past year. They received their award at the annual WOMMA Summit in Las Vegas.The Illinois-based Motive Quest was given this honor based on their Sprint campaign, which used reverse customer defections by showcasing the services that were th...
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Clayton Kershaw wins NL Cy Young Award

By Tucker HarringtonLos Angeles Dodgers' pitcher Clayton Kershaw has won this year's National League Cy Young Award, which goes to the best pitcher in the past season - one for each the AL and one for the NL, according to the Los Angeles Times.Kershaw also received an almost unanimous vote, as 27 of the 32 people voted for him to win first place. Kershaw continues to receive praise for his talent and hard work, and has recently been compared to famous player Sandy K...
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George Clooney to be presented with Palm Springs International Film Festival honor

By Tucker HarringtonIt was recently announced that actor George Clooney will be presented with the Chairman's Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival in January, according to The Associated Press.The festival's chairman, Harold Matzner, said that the 50-year-old Clooney is "a consummate actor, director, producer and screenwriter [who has] demonstrated that no discipline within the film industry is beyond his reach," the news source reports.Th...
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Pfizer awarded with Corporate Citizenship Award

By Jonathan BennettIt was recently announced that Pfizer Inc., one of the biggest pharmaceutical companies worldwide, was awarded with the Corporate Citizenship Award for Global Health Partnerships Program.The award honors companies that show both corporate and civic leadership within the industry, along with creativity in their programs. Pfizer Foundation was designed to combat diseases by strengthening heathcare systems across the globe including those that supported cancer...
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McAfee honored with two customer service awards

By Abigail RichardsIt was recently announced that McAfee, an online security technology company, was awarded with two separate awards for customer service by both Jive and the Technology Service Industry Association (TSIA). The company received both awards during each company's respective conferences.McAfee received recognition awards in the Jive Awards' "Engage Customers" category during JiveWorld11 Conference, and they also garnered the Star Awards'...
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Ricky Gervais to return as host of Golden Globes

By Tucker HarringtonEven though the hosting gig during last year's Golden Globes left some uncomfortable, Ricky Gervais will host the awards show for the third time in a row when they air January 15th, according to Variety.Gervais poked fun at many A-list celebs at last year's show, and some believed he took it too far. Because of this, they did not expect that he would be returning for this show and Gervais himself was hesitant as well, according to the media outle...
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EPA honors Allegheny College with the Green Power Leadership Award

By Tucker HarringtonIt was recently announced that Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania, has received this year's Green Power Leadership Award, which is given to an organization or business that has shown its commitment to green power and found ways to make it successful, from the U.S. Environmental Agency (EPA).The college was given this award because of its dedication to an eco-friendly establishment. The school is currently purchasing 15 million kilowatt-hours...
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Mobility Tech Zone Wireless Backhaul Distinction Award goes to Dialogic

By Abigail RichardsIt was recently announced that Dialogic, a provider of communications technology and equipment, has received the annual Mobility Tech Zone Wireless Backhaul Distinction Award for its 4000 Session Bandwidth Optimizer Mobile Backhaul, which is also known as I-Gate 4000 SBO MB.The system optimizes what the bandwidth already produces plus adds an increased amount of capacity so it can take more on. This is also a cost-efficient solution for a number of companie...
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